Chloe Plus Olivia: An Anthology of Lesbian Literature from the Seventeenth Century to the Present
Viking, 1994 - Social Science - 812 pages
Lesbian and bisexual literature over the past four centuries, tracing the evolution of the genre from romantic friendship, through the exotic and evil, to the explicitly sexual. An example of exotic and evil is provided by Sheridan Le Fanu's 1872 vampire novella, Carmilla. By the author of Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers.
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... such a device of gender switching in her work . Her mentor and friend Sarah
Orne Jewett pointed out in 1908 , when Cather sent her a new story , “ On the
Gulls ' Road , ” that the male lover did not ring true . His characterization , which
In later work , such as stories collected in The End of Childhood ( 1934 ) ,
Richardson ' s image of love between ... In the following story from The End of
Childhood , “ Two Hanged Women , ” the influence of the Freudians is apparent
not only in ...
76 ) Mary E . Wilkins Freeman ' s 1887 story about a happy romantic friendship , “
Two Friends ” ( see p . 77 ) , provides a revealing contrast to her 1895 story , “
The Long Arm , ” demonstrating that in a very brief period of time the image of ...
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CHLOE PLUS OLIVIA: An Anthology of Lesbian Literature from the Seventeenth Century to the PresentUser Review - Kirkus
To lead off her anthology of lesbian literature, Faderman (English and Lesbian Studies/California State Univ., Fresno; Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers, not reviewed, etc.) has chosen...Montaigne. He's ... Read full review
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Faderman's (Surpassing the Love of Men, 1981) substantial compilation of literature about love between women includes works from over 75 European and North American writers from the 17th through the ... Read full review
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